Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 2 12>
Topic Options
#2997447 - 10/24/12 06:24 PM Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds
harley 2008
6 Point


Registered: 03/16/09
Posts: 728
Loc: mont tn

Offline
If I have one sighted in at 25 yrds to where the group is punching the same hole, I am shooting a encore with 100 grains of triple 7 with t/c 250grain shockwave bullet, Where do you think it will hit at 100 yrds? Plus or minus in inches from the bullseye?
Top
#2997515 - 10/24/12 07:06 PM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: harley 2008]
REN
Good ol' Boys "Team Grizzly"
12 Point


Registered: 10/24/07
Posts: 5450
Loc: Wilson County, TN

content Online
I've heard if zero at 25 it will be zero at 100 but I have no experience to say for sure.

Mine is +1 at 50 and -.5 at 100. That's 100g of blackthorn and 250barnes tmz
_________________________
RollTide

John 3:16



Top
#2997550 - 10/24/12 07:28 PM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: REN]
TennesseeJed
4 Point


Registered: 08/01/05
Posts: 346
Loc: Cumberland Plateau

Offline
3 foot low...

I would not in good conscience take a shot unless I had fired my gun enough at that distance to think the odds of making a killing shot were greatly in my favor. If it's out of range, and you can't sneak closer let it pass.

Head to the range and find out for sure where it'll hit.
_________________________
Never let the people with all the money and the people with all the guns be the same people.

Top
#2997767 - 10/24/12 08:52 PM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: TennesseeJed]
TNLynn
8 Point


Registered: 11/26/02
Posts: 1467
Loc: baxter TN

Offline
Totally depends on how far center of muzzle to center of scope is and what bullet drop is at 100yrds.
_________________________
Patience is the art of hoping. TnLynn

Top
#2997879 - 10/24/12 10:23 PM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: TNLynn]
W.Seay
14 Point


Registered: 01/17/06
Posts: 8465
Loc: Collierville,TN.

Offline
I would never guess! Go shoot it so you will know what's going on.
_________________________
To one with faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible.

Top
#2997969 - 10/25/12 04:15 AM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: W.Seay]
harley 2008
6 Point


Registered: 03/16/09
Posts: 728
Loc: mont tn

Offline
Yea I am going to shoot it at 100 yrds. I was just curious.
Top
#2999281 - 10/25/12 07:44 PM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: harley 2008]
348Winchester
6 Point


Registered: 08/13/12
Posts: 959
Loc: Coon Creek

Offline
I sight in my rifles at 25 yards and have noticed little/no difference in their impact at 100 yards.
Top
#2999731 - 10/26/12 06:32 AM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: 348Winchester]
Nhill
8 Point


Registered: 09/30/01
Posts: 1656
Loc: Maryville, TN

Offline
it should be really close at 100
Top
#2999734 - 10/26/12 06:37 AM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: Nhill]
muddyboots
12 Point


Registered: 11/06/02
Posts: 7396
Loc: savannah, tn., usa

Offline
I zeroed my wifes saturday and i shot it at 25 and was in the dot and at a 100 it was 10 inches low.
_________________________
X Force is Bad!
Let em go and let em grow!
There is a difference in a turkey killer and a turkey hunter!

Top
#2999911 - 10/26/12 08:39 AM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: muddyboots]
MUP
Non-Typical


Registered: 08/01/07
Posts: 46322
Loc: Just North of Chatt-town

content Online
I sight in at 2" high at 50yds, and hit close to dead on at 100. 90 gr Pyro and 260 gr lead conical.
_________________________
MUP

Amateurs: Built the Ark

Professionals: Built the Titanic

Top
Page 1 of 2 12>


Moderator:  RUGER, Tennessee Todd, Bobby G, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4106481
RUGER
88258
Deer Assassin
65979
BSK
61914
Crappie Luck
51392
spitndrum
Newest Members
bmobrady3, bmo3, chrislee, Patriot123, DT33
13565 Registered Users
Who's Online
90 registered (tn droptine, HDUKE1986, MachDR, Fearless, 7mag Man, Ahuntin1, 3 invisible) and 171 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13565 Members
43 Forums
99581 Topics
1171485 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
November
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.056 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.